Friday, September 21, 2018
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Watch: Learning about the solar system at El Shaddai

The pupils at El Shaddai Christian Academy had a rare opportunity to learn through a visual medium about the sun and the moon on...
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Happy Hours took us to the circus

It's always a colourful evening out when the children from Happy Hours take to the stage to perform, and Thursday was no exception with...

LAHS celebrates 60 years

THE Lower Albany Historical Society (LAHS) celebrated its 60th birthday at Don Powis Hall last Thursday with a slide-show presentation of the society's excursions...
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Learning and playing at El Shaddai

EL Shaddai put on a great show on Wednesday evening, named Around the world and down Memory Lane at the school hall. The amount of...

School closed after pupils go on rampage

An Eastern Cape school has been temporarily closed after pupils‚ allegedly drunk‚ ran amok and stoned the principal‚ his vehicle‚ the circuit manager’s vehicle...

No food for Eastern Cape pupils after education department bungle

A blunder by the Eastern Cape education department has seen thousands of pupils go hungry at 35 primary schools. The department mistakenly declared the schools...

Have a child at a Gauteng school? Proposed changes to the admission policy could...

No learner may be refused admission to a Gauteng public school on grounds that constitute unfair discrimination‚ including race‚ gender‚ disability‚ belief‚ culture‚ language‚...
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Full day’s action and entertainment at PAHS

FIRST it was the Full Day Derby at Port Alfred High School where Graeme College, Victoria Girls High and Primary along with Kingsridge High School...

Port Alfred Soup Kitchen gets R80,000 donation from Stenden students

TK MTIKI and JON HOUZET A FASTING fundraising drive by NHL Stenden University students in the Netherlands has netted R80,000 for the Port Alfred Soup...
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Dambuza’s dazzling drummies

DAMBUZA Primary School sent its drum majorettes to town on Friday to say farewell to a staff member.  

PAHS derby day pictures

Port Alfred High School’s first team rugby beat Linkside High 31-3 in their derby day clash on Saturday. Try-scorers for PAHS were Cameron Marais,...
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Big win for PAHS first team rugby over Linkside

A late try by Port Alfred High School in their exciting first team rugby clash against Linkside High from Port Elizabeth on Saturday. PAHS...

Youth orchestra a musical treat for PA

THE Talented young musicians of the KwaZulu-Natal Youth Orchestra delighted a full house audience at the Port Alfred High School hall last Thursday night...

Some new ideas to beautify Port Alfred

A FRESH eye often sees things that others have missed, and landscape architect Warren Lange of Hort Couture has once again brought over students...

‘We are ecstatic’: South Africans stranded in China are coming home

The Chinese government will foot the bill for a group of 51 South Africans to return home‚ after they unwittingly became embroiled in a...

Shivers and laughter: More pictures from the Polar Plunge

There was a great community spirit and much fun was had by all who supported Port Alfred High School's Polar Plunge at East Beach...
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Braving the cold for the Polar Plunge

Taking a dip in the ocean on the winter solstice. Port Alfred High School's Polar Plunge drew a good crowd at East Beach this...

Icy plunge to welcome the winter solstice

Some photographs of the Port Alfred High School Polar Plunge, held at East Beach this morning to say goodbye to the long nights and...
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Happy Hours have fun with dad

IT was nice to see dads participating in the Dad Olympics at the Word of Truth Ministries in Port Alfred on Friday morning in...

Gearing up for K-Day in Grahamstown

THE annual derby between St Andrew’s College, Diocesan School for Girls (DSG), DSG Junior, St Andrew’s Prep and Kingswood College, which over the years...

Polar Plunge for PAHS pool

  PORT Alfred residents are being asked to take a dip in the sea at dawn on the winter solstice, Thursday June 21 at East...

Fort Hare University exams postponed due to wage strike

THE University of Fort Hare was left with no option but to postpone the remaining exams due to the ongoing wage-negotiations strike by unionised...

It’s a disgrace! Four schools torched in a week

The loss of four schools to arson in a week carries a cost of as much as R160-million if government needs to rebuild them....

Alexandria Chistian Academy gets a dose of colour

IT was a beautiful winter morning on Saturday when around 50 participants took part in the Alexandria Christian Academy's Colour Run at the school grounds. Kids,...

You won’t believe your eyes: This is how animals see

EVER wondered what your cat sees when it stares into your eyes? Wonder no more. Researchers in the US have compared hundreds of species by...

Naked school choir: Take action against teachers for allowing it‚ says education minister

Basic education minister Angie Motshekga has called for disciplinary action to be taken against teachers who allowed pupils to expose their buttocks and breasts...

Brightest and best: Seven South African universities feature in latest global rankings

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) on Monday retained its spot among the world’s top universities. UJ was included in the 2018/19 edition of the Center...

Success for Stenden graduates

IT was certainly an evening to remember for the 44 Stenden students who graduated last Friday evening in grand style at the Royal St...

Colourful, upbeat and humorous journey of song

Port Alfred High School’s latest musical extravaganza, Rock Through the Ages, by Grades 1-3, was again a crowd-pleaser, with the school hall packed with...
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A new generation learns how to twist

Each child was a star, but some really knew how to please the crowd at the Rock through the Ages dance revue by the...
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